Tony Benn – A Man for the People

Tony Benn was a British politician and a Member of Parliament (MP) for more than 50 years. He was a prominent figure on the left of the Labour Party and a champion of progressive political causes, including nuclear disarmament, workers’ rights, and European integration. Benn was first elected to Parliament in 1950 and went on to hold a number of senior government posts, including Minister of Technology and Secretary of State for Industry. He was known for his charisma, his speeches, and his opposition to war, globalization, and the concentration of wealth and power in the hands of a few. … Continue reading Tony Benn – A Man for the People